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French, 17th century, male.

Baptised 19 November 1617 in Paris, in the church of St-Eustache, according to some sources, in 1616 according to Jal; died 30 April 1655, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman (including ink/wash), decorative designer. Historical subjects, mythological subjects, religious subjects, genre scenes, portraits...

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 28 August 1780, in Pistoia; died 1854.

Painter, fresco artist, illustrator, art writer. Historical subjects, portraits. Wall decorations, church decoration.

Niccolo Monti studied and lived in Florence. In 1818, he travelled to Poland at the invitation of Paul Cieszkovski to decorate the latter's palace and church. He remained in Poland for two years, and during this time painted five frescoes for the palace and three ceilings, one of which represents the ...

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Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 18 November 1840, in Valencia, in 1841 according to some sources, in 1843 according to others; died 12 October 1924, in Málaga, in 1927 according to some sources.

Painter, illustrator. Historical subjects, figure compositions, figures, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures, landscapes, still-lifes...

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Swedish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 2 July 1855, in Jönköping; died 1935.

Painter, pastellist, illustrator. Allegorical subjects, figures, nudes, interiors with figures, landscapes, landscapes with figures, mountainscapes, ruins. Wall decorations, church decoration.

Grez-sur-Loing School (Colony).

From 1871 to 1875 Georg Vilhelm Pauli attended the art academy in Stockholm, and between ...

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 17 January 1869, in Paris; died April 1934, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, figures, genre scenes, landscapes. Wall decorations, frescoes, designs for tapestries, stage costumes and sets.

René Piot did wall decorations and theatre design had a certain vogue in the first years of the 20th century. After being part of the Nabis Group at the Académie Julian, he joined Gustave Moreau's studio in 1890, where he met Matisse and Braque. He was an Officer of the Légion d'Honneur....

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Spanish, 20th century, male.

Born 1880, in Lagrán (Cantabria); died 1949, in La Coruña.

Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, decorative designer. Figure compositions, religious subjects, figures, nudes, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures.

Maximo Ramos-López originally studied navigation, then changed track and started teaching drawing in his home village. He left Spain for a while to visit Cuba, Mexico and the USA working as a stage designer and set painter. He returned to his home country for good in ...

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Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 15 March 1872, in Cartagena (Murcia); died 15 April 1956, in Cartagena.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, decorative artist. Religious subjects, genre scenes, portraits, urban landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes, still-lifes. Murals.

Alfonso Siles Badia was a pupil at the Escuela de Bellas Artes in Madrid and studied with the painter José Lozano. From ...

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1905, in Ruelle.

Painter, sculptor, illustrator. Religious subjects. Wall decorations, designs for stained glass.

Yvonne Soutra was a pupil of Maurice Denis and Georges Desvallières at the Atelier d'Art Sacré (Studio of Sacred Art), founded in 1919.

She produced murals in France, Angola and in Mörschwill and Freiburg in Switzerland. She created sculptures for the Foch Hospital in Suresnes, the Paul-Brousse Hospital in Villejuif, Dijon Hospital and in Balzers, Liechtenstein. She also designed the 16 stained glass windows of Fukuoka Cathedral in Japan, which were produced in ...

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 28 July 1848, in Paris; died 24 March 1907, in Paris, in 1909 according to some sources.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, engraver, decorative designer, watercolourist. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes. Murals, designs for tapestries.

Édouard Toudouze was the younger son of Auguste Gabriel and Anaïs Toudouze. He studied under Isidore Pils, Monticelli, and his uncle, Auguste Leloir. Edouard Toudouze was a Prix de Rome laureate in 1871. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1867, then at the Salon des Artistes Français, where he was awarded a bronze medal in 1871 and a silver in 1877, as well as a silver medal at the 1889 Exposition Universelle. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in 1889 and promoted to the rank of Officer in that order in 1903....

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 19 October 1892, in Madrid; died 10 February 1946, in Tamatave, Madagascar.

Painter, poster artist, illustrator. Historical subjects, portraits, genre scenes. Wall decorations, church decoration, frescoes.

Raymond Pierre Virac was taught by Baschet, Schommer and Laparra at the Académie Julian and then by Ernest Laurent at the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris. He illustrated ...